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Selections to Read, Watch, Listen, Learn about Race, Racism, and Anti-Racism from May, 2021

After the Pandemic and Protests, a British Rapper Spotlights Black Businesses (New York Times, May 1, 2021) British rapper Swiss (Pierre Neil) created Black Pound Day, a once-a-month promotion to encourage people to spend money with Black businesses on a…

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Selections to Read, Watch, Listen, Learn about Race, Racism, and Anti-Racism from February – March, 2021

The Way Out of America’s Zero-Sum Thinking on Race and Wealth (New York Times, February 14, 2021) After reviewing the increasing resentment of the White majority and lack of support for  government programs they perceive as racially inequitable, Heather McGhee…

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Selections to Read, Watch, Listen, Learn about Race, Racism, and Anti-Racism from January, 2021.

Coronavirus has besieged Filipino, Vietnamese Americans in Bay Area (Los Angeles Times (December 31, 2020) “Vietnamese Americans accounted for 28% of coronavirus cases among Asian Americans in Santa Clara County between June 1 and Dec. 3, yet they make up…

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Selections to Read, Watch, Listen, Learn about Race, Racism, and Anti-Racism from December, 2020

How to Be an Antiracist Educator Social and emotional learning (SEL) practitioner-scholar Dena Simmons recommends five actions “to confront the harm of racism:” 1. Engage in Vigilant Self-Awareness; 2. Acknowledge Racism and the Ideology of White Supremacy; 3. Study and…

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The editor of the Kansas City Star apologizes for poor coverage of Black news

The editor and president of the 140-year-old Kansas City (MO) newspaper, Mike Fannin, issued an apology: “For 140 years, it has been one of the most influential forces in shaping Kansas City and the region. And yet for much of…

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